Series Name
Season 1, Episode 3
Air date 7/16/1999 (Japan)

9/08/2001 (U.S.)

Written by Masashi Sogo (Script) and Kiyotaka Isako (storyboard)
Directed by Shigeki Takagi
Episode Guide
Return of the Screws
The Legendary Medafighter
Episode 03: 男の夢は体力だ (Otoko no yume wa tairyoku da) / Strength is a man's dream

Episode Summary

Ikki and the Screws are forced into a harsh exercise lesson by their gym teacher, Coach Mountain. When the kids notice the Coach involved in some suspicious activities, they vow to expose his evil plot. But as its turns out, the Coach has been battling gangsters for the rights to build a park for the downtown children... and now he may need Ikki and Metabee's help!


Samantha: "C-Coach Mountain, sir...?"
Coach Mountain: "A Robattle. You should be playing real sports!"
Spkike: "Sports?"
Coach Mountain: "Now you're gonna come with me, and water the school yard with your sweat!"
Samantha, Spike and Sloan: "Aaaaah!!!"

—Be careful not to Robattle or play around with a Medabot in front of Coach Mountain or he'll turn you into a human fountain.